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FAIRHURST ANGUS

FAIRHURST ANGUS
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Education
1986 - 1989
Goldsmith's College, London UK
1985 - 1986
Canterbury Art College, Kent UK

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2004

Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin DE
Georg Kargl, Vienna AT
2002
AD Gallery, Athens GR
2001
This Does Not Last More Than One Second, Spacex Gallery, Exeter UK
More or Less Angus Fairhurst, Sadie Coles HQ, London UK & China Art Objects Gallery, Los Angeles CA, US
This Does Not Last More Than Ten Seconds, Kunsthalle, St Gallen CH
1999
The Trouble with Comedy, Berlin Art Fair, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin DE
The Foundation, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal DE & Kunsthalle, St.Gallen CH
1998
The Missing Link, Sadie Coles HQ, London UK & Kolnischer Kunstverein, Cologne DE
Standing Stock Still, Anton Kern Gallery, New York NY, US
1997
Stand Still and Rot, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin DE
1996
Low Lower Lowest, Jay Jopling/ White Cube, London UK
The Artist Has Left (with Lothar Hempel), Anton Kern Gallery, New York NY, US
A Cheap and Ill-fitting Relationship, Paul Andriesse Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
A False Dawn On The Road To Personal And Artistic Freedoms, Ridinghouse Editions, London UK
1994
Gallery Connections, Karsten Schubert Ltd., London UK
Drawings and Cartoons, 71 Hartham Road, London UK
1993
All Evidence of Man Removed, Karsten Schubert Ltd., London UK
1992
Man Abandoned by Space, Galerie Analix, Geneva CH
1991
Some Went Mad, Some Ran Away, Karsten Schubert Ltd., London UK
1990
You in Mind, Karsten Schubert Ltd., London UK

Selected Group Exhibitions
2004

In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida, Tate Britain, London UK
Drunkenmasters, Galeria Fortes Vilaca, Sao Paolo BR
Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London UK
Collage, Bloomberg SPACE, London UK
Incommunicado, City Art Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland
Contemporary British Sculpture at Snape (Angus Fairhurst, Damien Hirst, Sarah Lucas), 57th Aldeburgh Festival, Snape, UK
2003
Trickfilm, Buchmann Galerie, Cologne DE
In Retrospect: Thirty Sculptures, Gallery Pangolin, Chalford, UK
Art Athina 03, AD Gallery, Athens GR
2002
Sterling Stuff: Fifty Sculptures, Gallery Pangolin, Chalford UK (2002), Sigurjon Olafsson Museum, Reykjavik IS & Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK (2003)
Generator, Spacex Gallery, Exeter UK
Iconoclast: Beyond the Image Wars, ZKM, Karlsruhe DE
Why bother?, The Burger King Exhibition, Burger King, London UK
Man in the Middle, Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt DE
The unblinking Eye: Lens-based work from the IMMA Collection, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, IE
2001
Casino 2001, S.M.A.K., Gent BE
Open Plan PE-the marathon, AD Gallery, Athens GR
Art Athina 01, Sadie Coles HQ, Athens GR
Animations, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, US
Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London UK
Alternative Currents, video art in Texas, The MAC, The McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas TX, US
Century City: Art and Culture in the Modern Metropolis, Tate Modern, London UK
Lens and Paper - the Beauty of Intimacy, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague NL & Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden DE & Museum Haus am Waldsee, Berlin DE
I will never let you go, Stockholm City Theater and Modern Museum, Stockholm SE
2000
Apocalypse, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
Video-vibe, British School in Rome, Rome IT
00, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York NY, US
Body Beautiful, Galerie Jennifer Flay, Paris FR
Puerile 69: Angus Fairhurst, Michael Landy, Sarah Lucas, Gillian Wearing, The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, IS
Art Athina 00, Sadie Coles HQ, Athens GR
About Collage, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool UK
Sanssouci Oder: Die Kunst Der Entsorgung, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe GE
Sex and the British, Galerie Thaddeaus Ropac, Salzburg AT & Paris FR
Hoxton HQ, Sadie Coles HQ at Hoxton House, London UK
Psycho, Art and anatomy, Anne Faggionato, London UK
1999
Art Lovers, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool UK
Gallery Swap, Sadie Coles HQ at Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin DE
Fourth Wall - Ending, Public Arts Development Trust at Royal National Theatre, London UK
The Anagrammatical Body, Neues Landesmuseum, Graz AT (1999), ZKM Centre for Media Art and Technology, Karlsruhe DE (2000)
1998
No Sex Please We're British, Shisedo Gallery, Tokyo JP
Thinking Aloud, Kettle's Yard, Cambridge & Camden Arts Centre, London UK
Maximum Diversity, Galerie Krinzinger in den Benger Fabrik, Bregenz AT & Atelierhaus der Akademie der Bildenden Kunste, Vienna AT
Crossings, Kunst Zum Horen und Sehen, Kunsthalle, Vienna AT (touring exhibition)
Odd-Bod Photography (with Sarah Lucas), Sadie Coles HQ, London UK
1997
Dimensions Variable, British Council Touring Exhibition
Package Holiday, Hydra Workshops, Hydra GR
Painting, Photography, Drawing, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, US
Contemporary British Drawings, Sandra Gering Gallery, New York, US &
Galerie Paul Andreisse, Amsterdam NL
From Figure to Object, Karsten Schubert Ltd. & Frith Street Gallery, London UK
1996
Plastic, Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol UK & Walsall Museum and Art Gallery, Walsall UK
Full House, Kunstmuseum, Wolfsburg DE
Domestic Violence, Rhona Hoffmann Gallery, Chicago IL, US
A Small Shifting Sphere of Serious Culture, ICA, London and tour
1995
Brilliant! New Art From London, Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis MN & Contemporary Art Museum, Houston TX, US
Corpus Delicti, Portalen, Copenhagen DK
1994
Karaoke Football, Portikus No 58, Frankfurt am Main DE
Some Went Mad, Some Ran Away, Serpentine Gallery, London UK & Nordic Arts Centre, Helsinki FI & Kunstverein, Hanover DE & Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL, US
Not Self Portrait, Karsten Schubert Ltd., London UK
1993
Privacy, Opos, Milan IT
Other Men's Flowers, Factual Nonsense, London UK & Aurel Scheibler, Cologne DE & The British School in Rome, Rome IT
1992
Twenty Fragile Pieces, Galerie Analix, Geneva CH
Etats Specifiques, Musee des Beaux Arts, Le Havre FR
Mat Collishaw, Angus Fairhurst, Abigail Lane, Viafarini, Milan IT
1991
Gambler, Building One, London UK
Modern Medicine, Building One, London UK
1988
Freeze, PLA Building, London UK

Selected Performances
2001

Kunsthalle St. Gallen, CH
1999
Scala Rock & Roll Saturday Special: Big Bottom, Lowest Expectations, Owada, The Scala, London UK
Lowest Expectations, British Council, Cologne DE
Lower Expectations, Ursula Bickle Stiftung, Kraichtal DE
1998
Low Expectations, BuroFriedrich, Berlin DE & Flex, Vienna AT
1997
Top Ten Expectations, ICA, London UK
Low Expectations, Cable Factory, Helsinki FI
1996
Low Expectations, Dean Street, London UK & Anton Kern Gallery, New York, US
1995
Low Expectations, Brixton Academy, London UK & 56a Clerkenwell Road, London UK